Welcome to ISEC 2018

The conference will take place from 2nd -6th July 2018 at the University of St Andrews, Scotland

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Plenary Speakers

  • Steve Buckland (University of St Andrews)
  • Stephen Ellner (Cornell University)
  • Jennifer Hoeting (Colorado State University)
  • William Link (USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Centre)
  • Tara Martin (University of British Columbia)


  • Combining different data types in a single model (N. Golding, N. Isaac & E. Martin)
  • Template model builder (K. Kristensen & A. Nielsen)
  • Modelling spatial point processes with inlabru (D. Borchers, J. Illian & F. Lindgren)
  • Hierarchical modelling of species communities (O. Ovaskainen)
  • Model-based multivariate analysis of abundance data using R (D. Warton)
  • Statistical models for animal movement (M. Hooten, D. Johnson, B. McClintock & J. Morales)

Separately, but just prior to ISEC and nearby, is another workshop that may be of interest. Integrated Population Modelling Workshop, Aberdeen

For more information on these, please visit the workshop pages.

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